The number of complaints made about NHS care in England increased to an average of 480 every day, according to official data.
Bayern Munich are in talks to sign Xabi Alonso from Real Madrid and the midfielder is set to have a medical.
There has been a "statistically significant" increase in net migration into the UK - which reached 243,000 in the year up to March, figures show.
Nigeria confirms first Ebola death outside Lagos – a doctor in oil hub Port Harcourt
The Venice Film Festival gets under way in Italy with Birdman, a comedy drama about an actor trying to escape from the shadow of his most famous role.
An Easyjet plane carrying 157 passengers makes an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport after smoke was detected in the cockpit.
A Thai court dismisses murder charges against former Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva linked to a bloody crackdown on protesters in 2010.
Were Indian journalists asked to hand over their Twitter passwords?
Uefa president Michel Platini announces he will not challenge Sepp Blatter by running for the leadership of Fifa.
France calls for "exceptional support" for Libya, warning of chaos without international action
Pro-Russian rebels open a new front in south-east Ukraine and reportedly advance on the port of Mariupol, as Russia is accused of direct involvement.
At least six people have died and 21 others are missing after a landslide swept through a village in south-west China.
Yes, you read that right, Hello Kitty is not a cat - she's a British school kid who likes apple pie, say her creators.
Australia says the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will focus on the southern part of the search area, after more data analysis.
He's best known for his portrayal as the cool and commanding Don Draper in Mad Men - but actor Jon Hamm is keen to shake off his bad boy image.
An open letter signed by more than 200 business figures says the case for independence “has been made”.
Third seed Stan Wawrinka recovers from a mid-match lapse to beat Tomasz Bellucci 6-3 6-4 3-6 7-6 (7-1) at the US Open.
US police say Equatorial Guinea's ambassador is suspected of beating a girl with a chair leg but won't be arrested because he has diplomatic immunity.
Indian PM Narendra Modi is due to launch a plan to provide a bank account for every household, in a landmark initiative to help the poor.
A top US public health official says the Ebola outbreak is set to get worse before it gets better, as West African health ministers meet in Ghana.